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Match criteria
  • Pneutec
  • Hoofddorp
  • Zuid-Holland
  • ,
  • Utrecht
  • ,
  • Noord-Holland
job type
  • Procurement
type of employment
  • Permanent
hours per week
  • 40 Uren

company profile

Pneutec, located in Hoofddorp, is a knowledge center, developer, builder, and trading company in the field of pneumatics, vacuum technology, fluid control and damping technology. We are active in the semiconductor industry and our production therefore takes place in a cleanroom. Pneutec is part of the Aalberts advanced mechatronics division within the listed company Aalberts NV. For more information, please visit our website: aalberts-am.com/Pneutec.

Pneutec currently employs approximately 100 people, The team you be working in currently consists of 6 employees.
We have an open and informal company culture and stay true to our core values, which are
  • Be an entrepreneur
  • Take ownership
  • Go for excellence
  • Share and LearnAct with integrity
If, on reading the above core values, you are thinking ”That’s me!” Then read about what it's like to work for us here

your future role

As a procurement account manager your mission is to drive and execute supplier development as well as the commercial relationships within a cluster of strategic suppliers

Strategic vision

  • Co-develop vision and targets of supplier landscape by pursuing optimal value chain strategies and information sharing

Manage accounts

  • Manage day-to-day contact with strategic suppliers (including owning agenda of interactions) and track all communication for full transparency
  • Prepare and oversee supplier negotiations including tactics, spend base analysis, script, dry-run and orchestrating stakeholders involved as well as all contract details
  • Track and formalize (long-term) supplier performance by executing QLTC (risk) reviews, identifying gaps, initiating improvement opportunities, developing mitigation measures, comparing QLTC peer to peer and executing CoG roadmap
Formal decision making
  • Flag QLT and resolve (C/S) escalations with other sectors in time with category manager
  • Head ERM, ORM and other review meetings

your profile

  • Graduate degree, technical affinity is a pre
  • 2 to 5 years' work experience, ideally within procurement
  • Ability to identify and structure issues independently
  • Strong vision of supplier landscape
  • Strong relationship skills; continuously, but constructively, demanding of supplier’s performance
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills
  • Able to get buy-in and commitment from both internal and external stakeholder
  • Willingness to “constructively dissent” and challenge management thinking on key purchasing issues

what we offer

In addition to a pleasant pragmatic but driven company culture, we offer:

  • Market-based salary,
  • Room for personal development and entrepreneurship,
  • 25 vacation days plus 13 ADV days of which some are fixed.

Interested in this position? Please apply with cv and cover letter detailing your motivation to take on this role.

*Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated as we are filling this vacancy through our own recruitment. Profiles and resumes sent unsolicited by agencies will be treated as direct applications from the candidate.

Aalberts NV and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or ancestry, age, disability or veteran status, or other protected status.



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